South Houston Car Rentals from $19

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Nissan Frontier

or equivalent other

passengers

5

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A/C

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from

$19 /day

hobby airport

Chevrolet Spark

or equivalent other

passengers

4

luggage

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$19 /day

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Compact Drive happy

or equivalent other

passengers

4

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$21 /day

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Chrysler 300

or equivalent other

passengers

5

luggage

5

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$24 /day

william p. hobby

Kia Rio

or equivalent other

passengers

5

luggage

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automatic

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$23 /day

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Kia Rio

or equivalent other

passengers

4

luggage

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$22 /day

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Prices are based on searches made during the previous 7 days. Price is dynamic and varies based on the date of the booking, length of rental and car class.
There is no guarantee this price will be in effect at the time of your search.

william p. hobby

Average Pick-Up time: 0-10 minutes

8.5 Out of 10 (24 Reviews)

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Gail Reviewed on Aug 2, 2019, 2:06 AM

My rate changed because they didn't get that I was flying back out from a different airport. So, I lost money in changing my itinerary back to Houston. Was penalized for returning a day early when I said I would be flying out on the 31st. Then the driver seat of the car was so high I kept hiding my head getting in and out. Plus 45-minute wait to get picked up from the airport and additional 45 minutes because no one was at the desk. Never again will I rent from Thrifty. I lost a total of $346.00 due to them making changes and penalizing me.

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Tien Reviewed on Jun 25, 2019, 11:07 PM

I was Chevy Express, very uncomfortable bench seats, not suitable if ride longer than 3 hours. Customer service is wonderful.

houston hobby airport 8620 panair road

Average Pick-Up time: 0-10 minutes

8.3 Out of 10 (50 Reviews)

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Natalie Reviewed on Oct 6, 2019, 4:42 PM

When i returned the car I was to go inside and hand the paperwork in. I stood in line for 30 minutes on a Saturday with only 2 employees were working when I was told I just had to hand the paperwork to somebody and that I didn't have to stand in line. Why can't the person at the car return just take the paperwork? A lot of customers were very angry about that.

hobby airport

Average Pick-Up time: 0-10 minutes

8.0 Out of 10 (63 Reviews)

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Rick Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019, 4:58 PM

Waited 3 hrs for a car. Paid for a full size car got a Nissan Sentra.

We collected 149 reviews in total for all stations in South Houston, Texas, United States of America with an average score of 8.1/10.
Please be aware that some of these reviews may have been translated automatically into English.

Car rentals in South Houston: What you need to know

Houston, Texas, is full of interesting neighborhoods like South Houston. It's in these localities where you can get a true feel for a region like Houston. But after you're done exploring all the wonderful things to do in South Houston, you'll need a way to discover all that Houston offers.

You will have to make sure you have exact amount of money and adhere to a strict schedule if you try to save money by Riding South Houston's bus system. Taxis and rideshares are more convenient, but the costs can add up. Plus, you may not be able to snag one when you need a lift. A South Houston car rental is the best way to make sure you see the entirety of the neighborhood and the rest of Houston on your getaway. See below to find all that you need to know about car rentals in South Houston.

Frequently asked questions

What's the best way to get an affordable car rental in South Houston?

If you are looking for some of the best car rental rates, then you are in the right place. Make sure you get the most savings on your tip to South Houston by doing a few things:

  • Compare vehicle pricing before you book
  • Try to avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which can cost more
  • Know ahead of time how much mileage/fuel you may use
  • Search and reserve in advance

Make sure you read the supplier's policy to understand the full cost before you book.

What kind of vehicle should I rent while in South Houston?

With so many vehicle types to decide from, it could be tough to figure out which type is the best for your holiday. But, keep in mind the amount of driving and how many people you are driving with. Our table below can help you book the best vehicle for your needs.

Car TypeBest forCategory includes
PremiumWhen you want to travel South Houston in styleInfiniti Q50, Chrysler 300, or similar
SUV or MinivanFamilies with plenty of suitcases and a need for spaceChrysler Pacifica, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar
Compact CarCouple or two friends heading to the beach and backChevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar

How old do I have to be to rent a car in South Houston?

In most cities, you can rent an automobile in Houston if you are at least 21. Be aware that most car rental companies will charge an additional fee if you are younger than 25 years of old. Make sure to check the supplier's policies to determine if there is an additional cost for you.

Do I need insurance when I rent my South Houston car rental?

In United States of America you do need to have insurance before you rent. It may possible to purchase additional insurance through the supplier, if you know your insurance won't cover your rental.

Although most of the major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, provide some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check your credit card company's policy before you decide. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.

Do I need to return my car rental with a full tank?

Most rental car companies give you a full tank. We suggest returning it filled up. If you want to keep your expenses lower, you should fill up your tank before you return the car. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.

Do any South Houston providers allow one-way?

A lot of car rental providers offer one-way rentals. It may be more convenient to drop off your car at a different location. Be aware that there is generally an added fee for choosing a one-way car rental. Make sure to go through the car rental company's policy to know the total cost.

Why should I get unlimited miles?

Most suppliers will offer unlimited miles, but you need to make sure it's part of the package. It's useful to know how much you want to drive and plan your trips ahead of time. Although most rental car suppliers offer unlimited mileage, if it isn't part of your package you could face additional cost. You may need unlimited miles if you're pondering some road trips to find out everything that is in Houston.

Anything I should make sure to do around South Houston?

Once you've checked out South Houston, you'll be happy that you have your own vehicle. There are some worthwhile stops around Houston that are just a drive away. Make sure you make some time to check out one of the 4 historical sites or 2 theme parks like:

  • San Jacinto Battlefield, a historical landmark, in Texas which is located on 22 mi. E of Houston on TX 134
  • U.S.S. TEXAS on 22 mi. E of Houston on TX 134 at San Jacinto Battleground to take in some more Texas attractions
  • Have some good old-fashioned fun at Zuma Fun Center located in Houston
  • Spend some quality time with your family or friends can have a blast with a day at Fun Plex

There is also nothing like getting in your vehicle and seeing what amazing places you'll find on your own cruising around Houston.

CarRentals.com has Your South Houston, Houston Car Rental

Has a restaurant in Houston intrigued you? Do you have to meet a prospective client at their hotel or office? Don't miss out on one of South Houston must-sees or be late to a meeting. When you have the keys to your own vehicle, you can make sure your visit is on your time, and not have to adhere public transportation schedules.

Peruse our selection of vehicles from the top rental car agencies in the nation and choose the perfect car for your South Houston adventure.

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